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El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

The Sportsrunner Episode 12 (Spring 2021)

May 27, 2021

In the final episode of the Spring 2021 semester of The Sportsrunner, our team brings to you sports coverage, one final time. This week, we give you the latest on the new NBA play-in tournament and more on Lionel Messi and Sergio Ramos's futures with their clubs. This week we also have more no-hitters...

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Lionel Messi has scored the most goals for a single club with more than 650 goals for Barcelona, beating the legendary Peles record

Lionel Messi will STAY at Barcelona, Sergio Ramos set to LEAVE Real Madrid

Fernando Ramos, Executive Sports Editor May 27, 2021

Lionel Messi Transfer Request After what has been a few years of transition for Barcelona, many players and fans have been unhappy with the way Fc Barcelona has been runned. The one player that has expressed his discomfort with the way Fc Barcelona has been running is of course club legend Lionel Messi.  Former...

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This is the first time since the 2007/08 La Liga season where Real Madrid win both league games against Barcelona. Ronald Koeman has also been the first Barcelona Manager in 70 years to not win a single of his first two games against Real Madrid

El Clásico Real Madrid vs. Barcelona

Fernando Ramos, Executive Sports Editor April 15, 2021

La Liga Title Race  The three giants of La Liga; Barcelona, Real Madrid, and Atletico de Madrid are neck at neck at the top of the table.  The “Clasico of Clasicos” was without a doubt a title deciding game.  Barcelona were one point behind league leaders Atletico de Madrid with a game in...

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The Sportsrunner Episode 6 (Spring 2021)

April 13, 2021

In this week's episode of The Sportsrunner, our team gives you the latest on some of the week's best performances in the NBA, a recap of El Clasico, news/highlights from MLB's first full week of the 2021 season, and news on the NFL Draft. Also, we bring another edition of The Sportsrunner Digest this...

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Barcelona look to overcome PSG in the Champions League on Tuesday March 9, 2021.

Barcelona Vs Sevilla Copa Del Rey Semi Finals

Fernando Ramos, Executive Sports Editor March 10, 2021

The 2020-2021 Copa Del Rey tournament has been seen as Barcelona's only real chance to get any silverware this season. After a humiliating defeat against PSG in the Champions League Round of 16 first leg, and an Atletico de Madrid side leading the race in league. Barcelona have been in serious turmoil...

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Denis Cheryshevs penalty conversion past David De Gea sealed a win for Russia. Photo credit: Oleg Nikishin, Getty Images.

World Cup: Scares and Upsets

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor July 1, 2018

Iago Aspas and Koke misfired from the penalty spot for Spain as Russia went the distance to defeat the 2010 World Champions in Moscow 4-3 on penalty kicks. Goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev ‘s two stops in the penalty kick stage clinched the Russians a spot in the quarter-finals for the first time in the country’s...

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The final bracket for the Round of 16 is set and kicks off Saturday. Photo credit: Christina Animashaun, Vox

World Cup: Ranking Round of 16 Finalist

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor June 30, 2018

No. 16 Japan Japan enters the Round of 16 with nothing to lose. After defeating Colombia in its opening match the Japanese have already exceeded expectations. Pitted up against Belgium in the first round of knockouts means we shouldn’t expect to see much of the Blue Samurai for the remainder...

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Luis Suarez celebrates his second goal of the tournament as his free kick earned Uruguay top slot in Group A.Photo credit: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images.

World Cup: Four Round of 16 teams surface

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor June 25, 2018

Four Round of 16 teams surfaced Monday as Uruguay, Portugal, Spain, and Russia clinched spots in the knockout phase. Late drama in Kaliningrad resulted in Spain winning Group B after a 2-2 draw against Morocco in Kaliningrad Stadium. Lago Aspas scored to equalize for Spain in stoppage time after...

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Ronaldos hat trick sealed a share of the spoils for Portugal against rival Spain.

Ronaldo Shines, Uruguay Leave it Late, and Morocco Left in Agony

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor June 15, 2018

Friday was the first full day of World Cup 2018 in Russia as Groups A and B finished their first round of play. Cristiano Ronaldo Shines Brightest Cristiano Ronaldo’s three goals secured a point for Portugal in Sochi’s Fischt Stadium against Iberian rivals Spain. The entertaining 3-3 draw offered...

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La Plaza de Cibeles is a landmark in Madrid, Spain.

Rio Hondo says “Hola España!”

Eric Muñoz, Staff Writer October 19, 2016

Rio Hondo students are going to Spain! Undergraduate students have the opportunity to travel abroad to Barcelona Spain this spring to make progress towards their degrees. Southern California Foothills Consortium for Study Abroad, a collective of colleges across California, is in partnership with The...

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